The Sage Gateshead

The Sage Gateshead
Library Shelf Location 11.GATE
Publication Date 2010
Description An exciting new music center designed by the celebrated architectural firm Foster + Partners brings the best in music, architecture, and design to Northeast England. Visited by half-a-million people each year, The Sage Gateshead has helped to breathe new life into the Tyne waterfront and provides incomparable musical performances, education, and pleasure to the public. This volume follows the building's evolution from concept through execution. Numerous photographs illustrate The Sage Gateshead's unique features, including three auditoriums linked along the Tyne River and sheltered by a sinuous roof. The performance spaces are renowned for their excellent acoustics while the building's exciting design echoes the innovation taking place in its halls and studios. Including numerous illustrations and in depth essays, this monograph will appeal to all those interested in architecture and design.
ISBN 9783791343143
Quantity 1
Pages 96
Authors Anthony Sargent, Peter Buchanan
Format Hardback
Publisher Prestel Publishing, New York
Categories Architecture (category), Local Interest (Northeast of England)
Keyword Sage Gateshead
Related Cities/Regions Gateshead, North East (of England)
Language English

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